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The Man-Made City: The Land-Use Confidence Game in Chicago

Gerald D. Suttles - Social Science - 1990 - 312 pages
Discusses urban development in Chicago from 1976 through 1987 and how the lack of an effective planning body has led to disorganization, political influences, and control by ...
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The Fitzgeralds and the Kennedys

Doris Kearns Goodwin - Biography & Autobiography - 1991 - 932 pages
In its drama and scope, this number one bestseller about two families--whose ambitions propelled them to unprecedented power and whose passions nearly destroyed them--is one of ...
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Rogues, Rebels, And Rubber Stamps: The Politics Of The Chicago City Council ...

Dick Simpson - Political Science - 2008 - 256 pages
In Rogues, Rebels, and Rubber Stamps, Dick Simpson challenges and recasts current theories of Regime Politics as he chronicles the dramatic story of the civic wars in the ...
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Subordination or Empowerment? : African-American Leadership and the Struggle ...

Minnesota Richard A. Keiser Assistant Professor of Political Science Carleton College - Social Science - 1997 - 256 pages
Why have Blacks won political empowerment in some cities and in others remained subordinated or had their achievements rolled back? Why do some cities have many Black leaders ...
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Policy Implementation of Social Welfare in the 1980s

Frederick A. Lazin - Political Science - 161 pages
With its highly centralized politi苞al institutions, Israel is typical of the unitary, nonfederal politi苞al systems in the world. On the other hand, with its growing em計hasis ...
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Chicago portraits: biographies of 250 famous Chicagoans

June Skinner Sawyers - Biography & Autobiography - 1991 - 322 pages
Provides sketches of prominent figures associated with the city of Chicago, including Nelson Algren and Sherwood Anderson.
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Chicago, metropolis of the mid-continent

Irving Cutler - Political Science - 2006 - 447 pages
Thoroughly revised and updated, a detailed study of the growth and development of Chicago interweaves geography, history, economics, culture, and social institutions in a study ...
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